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Hi there, i am a german mastering engineer. Last weekend my whole studio was completely robbed!!! i have a list of stolen...

Peer Hahnefeld
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lucey 4 weeks ago
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GEARSLUTZ.COM MASTERING FORUM - POST OF THE MONTH Hey everyone! Our friends at NUGEN Audio are sponsoring a "post of the...

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Riccardo 27th October 2017
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We have a new sub-forum titled "Mastering for Beginners" (see above) Some of the past threads will be moved there...

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Riccardo 22nd November 2013
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1) Please search the forum prior to posting. Many topics have already been discussed ad infinitum. This will avoid clutter and...

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Riccardo 11th October 2007
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I'm considering getting a Plan A desk and was wondering if it is fairly easy to take apart and put back together if I should need...

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dhiltonlittle 4 minutes ago
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Have been asked to sit on a panel to discuss MQA Oct 7th. Please help me out with links to any info pro or con that would add...

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HexRanger 36 minutes ago
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This is what im looking since few days when we installed them.. Impressive detail. Impressive image. Impressive...

Giuseppe Zaccaria
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teebaum 1 hour ago
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I've got this album ready, with several songs that require seamless transitions where the audio overlaps between track X and...

Eric Hogg
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Eric Hogg 1 hour ago
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Hello guys, I have the posibility of getting this compressor for a nice price and i don't know very well how will be for...

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deedeeyeah 1 hour ago
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Fellow GS forum member FabienTDR brought this unit to my attention in another thread but I figured it deserves its own thread as...

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kirito 1 hour ago
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Check out this new EQ. Looks pretty interesting for mastering...

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RightOnRome 1 hour ago
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When sending out hot refs, don't make them hotter than the target range for your genre. Louder and brighter is all better to the...

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lucey 2 hours ago
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I get a lot of PMs and FB messages asking an opinion on this or that. If anyone has a specific mastering or production ? for me...

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lucey 3 hours ago
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this one had to be started sooner or later :cop: So what is the best speaker cable? I am not talking about XLR's here. But...

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Piedpiper 5 hours ago
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Sorry if this is the wrong forum. I see all such questions being posted here. I'm releasing an album and want to do a short...

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jrevel 7 hours ago
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Just received this email today: We are looking for a new Audio Engineer who can masterize a song. Hour available: from 12 to 40...

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psycho_monkey 14 hours ago
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psycho_monkey 15 hours ago
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Hi :) Was hoping I can get an opinion or two or more from some MEs here, on whether or not anyone feels there is too much low...

Jeff Hayat
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cheu78 1 day ago
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I couldn't find a thread about this album on here. I've been listening to lots of DM tracks again lately and noticed that in the...

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Giuseppe Zaccaria 1 day ago
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Gyraf G23


Thought I would start a thread here in the mastering forum on this EQ. This is a concept that I must admit I am very excited...

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TheMegaMan 1 day ago
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What other EQ’s has as soft and pleasing mids as the Manley MP ? I’m looking for an EQ to complement the MP for this task,...

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Sargon 1 day ago
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I have been doing some listening tests lately using Sound Gym through Sennheiser HD280Pro headphones and have found it difficult...

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latweek 1 day ago
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I have the Trinnov Optimizer MC on test at the moment. Trinnov Audio Very interesting box. Very deep. Seems to do amazing...

Darius van H
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DanDan 2 days ago
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Has anybody had the chance to work properly coupling using the limiter preset among these two machines? Recently I bought a...

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kikedrum 2 days ago
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If you consider mastering in MQA, beware of it's fake authentication scheme. MQA marketing and their copy paste journalists...

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soxr 2 days ago
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As the title says, are any mastering engineers on here using the Clarity M? I am interested in freeing up some computer screen...

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gregor z 2 days ago
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Hi guys, I'm tired of having to open all my meters plugins every time I need to check where I am, so I'd like to get...

E Artsy Moods
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Thomas W. Bethe 3 days ago
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I can't find the info online. If I remember correctly my first encounter with the plugin was around 1997-98 but I think the...

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Bob Olhsson 3 days ago
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Hi folks! thats my first topic, can you believe it?? I know these two converters are not "top notch" ultra high...

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Slug1 4 days ago
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I am a self taught mastering engineer (arent we all!) And ive done countless masters, the one thing i cant find a resource on is...

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Justin P. 4 days ago
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I am actually having cognitive dissonance about this next post because I want to keep this box a secret weapon but the more...

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Sargon 4 days ago
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Morning/afternoon/evening kfhkh I've searched the forum but most answers are from years ago and things have changed a fair bit...

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TEEspresso 4 days ago
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Hi I am just curious can I rely on device like match eq.Would you recomend this plugin for "bedroom producer"who wants...

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SmoothTone 4 days ago
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After seeing jamiepeters' Weiss Mastering Console resurrected, and salivating all over it, I wondered how many MEs are using a...

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Magnus Lindberg 5 days ago
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Hi everyone, I was trying to figure out the difference between Proportional and Peak bell filters of the EQ module within Ozone...

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Red Black 5 days ago
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I'm a musician/producer, but I thought I'd relate my problems with Instagram audio to you mastering people as it may be of...

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tedmanzie 6 days ago
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Hello all, it's been a while. This is from my own 16mm film collection and shows how 2x similar sound sources interfere with...

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macc 6 days ago
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I follow up the Massive pasive Tricks? What about Cranesong STC 8 tricks? Any favorite Preset settings? Do you use the V modes...

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Glenn Bucci 6 days ago
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Hey everyone, I'm getting ready to send my first album off to mastering this weekend and the plan is to get it released on a...

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kirkelein 6 days ago
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Hi guys, I've finally come to the point where I would like to get my first track mastered. Till now I've done it all myself so...

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SmoothTone 6 days ago
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CD-Burn.DDP.Master | HOFA-Plugins woah, talk about upping your game! Looks like they are moving into the full mastering...

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horseface 6 days ago
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I am trying to decide between the Dangerous Convert-2 and the Crane Song Solaris. I see lately that the Dangerous Convert-2 is...

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frenzy 6 days ago
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Hi all, I have noticed that (at least for me), the easiest songs to master are the ones that are mixed dark and still have...

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DBarbarulo 6 days ago
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Ozone 8


Hasn't been mentioned here, because the upgrade policy etc are just a bloodbath. But really good processing. Spectral shaper...

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MogwaiBoy 1 week ago
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Looking for feedback on the Gyraf Audio Gyratec XIV eq and any nice comments . Can it do extreme pushing or creative eq and...

jachin boaz
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teebaum 1 week ago
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Correct me if I'm wrong, but my current understanding is that Spotify and others who use -14LUFS level matching do some version...

Ain't Nobody
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Saxnscratch 1 week ago
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Has anybody had the chance to compare Pendulum Limiter unit against other plug in Limiters like Fab filter etc...? I like the fab...

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kikedrum 1 week ago
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Any of you guys using Crimson as a limiter and nothing else? I had some interresting results using it, and with Load from...

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nverxion 1 week ago
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Hey, all you mastering gurus, I need some tips here. A client brought me a bunch of songs to master, primarily rap (some...

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seanmccoy 1 week ago
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Kazrog says "Kazrog KClip is the most transparent mastering loudness plugin ever." A strong claim. Anyone tried it?

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Kazrog 1 week ago
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Aah the good old monitor controller dilemma. The feature set of both Crookwood (C1-4AX) and Imperium (2u) is quite different, so...

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JP__ 1 week ago
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Ok, we've had the STC-8 tips n tricks thread, which I found pretty interesting, especially for such a "deep" box. So...

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mastermat 1 week ago
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Hi I wanted to know if there are some monitors which do not tire the ears. E.g made with some new technique like manger...

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dietrich10 1 week ago
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Has anyone here had or have any expirience with their products? I'm interested in their 435 mastering eq and mastering switcher....

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TanTan 1 week ago


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